Liu Xiaolin

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Buzzword: 早C晚A C(offee) for morning and A(lcohol) for night - Lifestyle in China
Lifestyle

Buzzword: 早C晚A C(offee) for morning and A(lcohol) for night

Originally, the saying "早C晚A" refers to a popular skincare concept upheld by a flock of influencers and skincare aficionados in China.
Using art to help understand life and herself - Wellness in China
Wellness

Using art to help understand life and herself

Three weeks after the March 2016 terrorist attack in Grand-Bassam, Côte d'Ivoire, photographer and artist Joana Choumali visited the beach resort, an hour away from Abidjan.
Reaching people when nothing else works - Wellness in China
Wellness

Reaching people when nothing else works

Japanese art therapist Miki Goerdt believes that for some people, art therapy is the only kind of therapy that works.
Art therapy's three-layered-cake approach - Wellness in China
Wellness

Art therapy's three-layered-cake approach

When Miki Goerdt first came cross the phrase "art therapy," she was in high school back home in Japan.
Buzzword: 滚  f– off, go to hell, get lost, go away, leave me alone - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Buzzword: 滚 f– off, go to hell, get lost, go away, leave me alone

Discussion of the Chinese word "滚" grew heated on social media this week, when a Chinese official was suspended after using the word in a text message response.
Buzzwords: 恋爱脑 liàn'ài nǎo/Love is all - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Buzzwords: 恋爱脑 liàn'ài nǎo/Love is all

The phrase "恋爱脑" describes those who strongly believe "love is all."
Finding inspiration in things small and public - Wellness in China
Wellness

Finding inspiration in things small and public

A 2013 Japanese Ukiyoe exhibition at the British Museum sparked artist Liu Yi's interest in small-scale paintings.
A therapeutic tonic to overcome disabilities - Wellness in China
Wellness

A therapeutic tonic to overcome disabilities

For artist Liu Yi, art was his magic pill in those bed-ridden teenage years.
Capturing beauty and desire with pictures and words - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Capturing beauty and desire with pictures and words

"I am rooted but I flow," Virginia Woolf once wrote. It perhaps also best characterizes Belarus photographer Valery Katsuba and his work.
Buzzword: 饮茶先啦! Go grab a tea first! - Art & Culture in China
Art & Culture

Buzzword: 饮茶先啦! Go grab a tea first!

The popular meme comes from a video that Bernard Tee posted on his Facebook page in early March of 2020.
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